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Place of creation


1 painting : approved model, oil on canvas ; 10.3 x 14.3 mm.

Scope and content

Item is the approved artwork for the Louis H. Fréchette stamp issue of 7 July 1989, printed by Ashton-Potter Limited. The design, attributed to René Milot, was commissioned by Canada Post Corporation.

Graphic (art)
Copy negative POS-003700
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
Item no. assigned by LAC
2000849672 Item no. assigned by LAC 40
90: Open
Other accession no.
1992-319 CPA

Terms of use

Copyright: Canada Post Corporation
Credit: Library and Archives Canada

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Physical description note
Canvas hinged with rice paper to illustration board. Paper mat window shows portion of image that appears on issued stamp. Overall size: 30 x 25.1 cm. Canvas and illustration board show register lines. Paper mat hinged with white tape to illustration board.

Source of title
Devised title

Exhibitions note
Exhibition Title: Treasured Memories 2. Curator: Martin Tétrault, National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; 1998.02-1998.09.

Philatelic note

Signatures and inscriptions
Inventory number DD2222-19
Unspecified control number A
Manuscript: [on paper mat] DD-2222-19 A - / Two pieces.

Subject heading

Fréchette, Louis, 1839-1908.


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